Books Upheaval Turning Points for Nations in Crisis by Jared Diamond Hardcover, 502 pages, Little Brown & Co, List Price: $35 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleUpheavalSubtitleTurning Points for Nations in CrisisAuthorJared Diamond Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Guns, Germs, and Steel and Collapse offers a new theory of how and why some nations recover from national trauma and others don't. 200,000 first printing. Genres: Politics & Public Affairs Nonfiction History & Society Also by Jared Diamond Guns, Germs, and Steel The World Until Yesterday Collapse Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Upheaval Review Book Reviews In 'Upheaval,' Jared Diamond Examines Crisis Resolution Through A Personal Lens May 9, 2019 The Pulitzer prize-winning author draws from history and psychology, theorizing that nations in crisis can learn from the experiences of people in crisis — and looks for a path forward for the U.S.